Course Title: Analyse and organise repair of complex telecommunications network faults

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5158 Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering

Course Title: Analyse and organise repair of complex telecommunications network faults

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 120

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This course will introduce the learner to the fundamental fault analysis of a modern telecommunications network. The student will examine the emerging technologies, how they work and possible directions for Australia of Telecommunications and Electronic Communications. They will explore a selected set of applications, which integrate theories and principle to analyse the fault.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTC090C Analyse and organise repair of complex telecommunications network faults


Diagnose faults

Document faults details

Establish background information

Obtain suitable fault testing tools and equipment

Rectify faults

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

This is a progressive assessment, the underpinning knowledge will be assessed on the completion of each course, but the competency itself will not be signed off until this and the further course EEET6548C related to same competency are completed and the student is deemed competent.
The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the criteria set in the National Training Package. The students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together skills and knowledge as follows:
 Theoretical Written assessment.
 Work Simulation Projects
 A Pass in schedule practical exercises